This book investigates the mathematics of time through a look at an ordinary day in the lives of cousins Tia, who lives in Mexico City, and Rod, who lives near Chicago. The text also looks at digital and analog clocks.
A family takes a trip to the zoo, where they learn about nonstandard measurements as they measure how tall, short, big, or small the animals are.
Practice nonstandard measurement at the community center! A rock climbing wall is the same height as eight children! A tennis racket is the same length as three ping pong paddles! This fun title uses vivid images, simple practice questions, and helpful mathematical diagrams to keep young readers engaged while helping them better understand nonstandard measurement and early STEM concepts.
Explores how different money is used in different parts of the world.